New PDF release: Canna: The Story of a Hebridean Island

By John Lorne Campbell,Hugh Cheape

ISBN-10: 0199201374

ISBN-13: 9780199201372

ISBN-10: 1780272316

ISBN-13: 9781780272313

This is the definitive background of Canna, some of the most attractive of all of the Scottish islands. Fertile and with a sheltered harbour, Canna has performed a massive half within the tale of the Hebrides.

After the Reformation the island was once of substantial significance to the Irish Franciscan challenge of the 1620s and likewise the Jacobite risings prior to it used to be swept up within the tragedies of depopulation and clearances of the 19th century.

Gifted to the nationwide belief in 1981, the island is at present present process anything of a revival, with the construction of the St Edward Centre on Sanday, and the proposed advancements of Canna condominium.

Recent archaeological surveys and old examine has exposed a lot new facts in regards to the island. Hugh Cheape of the Royal Museum of Scotland, who has been in detail interested in the Canna undertaking, has totally edited the publication. New contributions either replace and fill out the account of the island.

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